DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SPATA6 and spermatogenic failure 16

SPATA6 [ENSP00000360913]

Spermatogenesis-associated protein 6; Required for formation of the sperm connecting piece during spermiogenesis. Sperm connecting piece is essential for linking the developing flagellum to the head during late spermiogenesis. May be involved in myosin-based microfilament transport through interaction with myosin subunits; Belongs to the SPATA6 family.

Synonyms:  SPATA6,  SPATA6p,  hSPATA6,  A8MU33,  B1AN51 ...

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